Little women [videorecording].
Contributor(s): Ryder, Winona | Sarandon, Susan | Byrne, Gabriel | Alvarado, Trini | Mathis, Samantha | Dunst, Kirsten | Danes, Claire | Armstrong, Gillian | Swicord, Robin | Alcott, Louisa May | Columbia Pictures | Columbia Tristar Home Video (Firm).Material type: Visual materialSeries: Collector's series.Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, c2000Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0767851013.Subject(s): Feature films | Young women -- Massachusetts -- Drama | Mothers and daughters -- Massachusetts -- Drama | Family -- Massachusetts -- Drama | Maturation (Psychology) -- Drama | Massachusetts -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Drama | Massachusetts -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Drama
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Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subtitled in Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean and Thai.
Based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott.
Special features: audio commentary by Gillian Armstrong; delected scenes with director's commentary; 'Making-of' featurette; two trivia games; historical timeline; isolated music score; costume and set design gallery; theatrical trailers; talent files and production notes.
Videodisc release of the 1994 motion picture by Columbia Pictures.
Producer, Denise DiNovi ; director, Gillian Armstrong ; screenplay, Robin Swicord ; music, Thomas Newman.
Winona Ryder, Susan Sarandon, Gabriel Byrne, Trini Alvarado, Samantha Mathis, Kirsten Dunst, Claire Danes.
Story about the March family of four daughters and a strong mother (Sarandon) who, because her husband is away serving in the Army during the Civil War, must raise her "little women" on her own. The daughters include: spirited Jo (Ryder) who longs for a career as a writer; beautiful and conservative older sister Meg (Alvarado); fragile Beth (Danes); and the romantic Amy (Dunst/Mathis). Through the years, as they become women, the sisters share their most cherished and painful moments of self-discovery as their mother's pride and strength guide them through questions of independence, romance and virtue.